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Jun 20, 2017
CEOs of 18 tech companies meet Trump on overhaul of government computing systemsPresident Donald Trump met on Monday with the heads of 18 US technology companies including Apple Inc, Amazon.com Inc and Microsoft Corp, seeking their help to make the government's computing systems more efficient.
Jun 19, 2017
Study called 'Human Project' gears up to recruit and ask 10,000 people to share life's dataResearchers are gearing up to start recruiting participants from across the city next year for a study so sweeping it’s called “The Human Project".
Jun 17, 2017
Woman convicted in US for encouraging teenage boyfriend to commit suicide, not raising alarmA 20-year-old US woman was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for ordering her teenage boyfriend to follow through on his long-planned suicide.
Jun 12, 2017
Massachusetts is planning to become the leader in offshore wind powerAt least three companies have expressed interest in the bid: Rhode Island's Deepwater Wind, Denmark's DONG Energy and Vineyard Wind of New Bedford, Massachusetts. Those three have already taken the key step of securing federal leases to develop offshore wind farms miles of the coasts of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, where the state is focusing its offshore wind efforts.
Jun 10, 2017
Apple CEO Tim Cook urges MIT graduates to infuse development of technology with their own valuesSpeaking to thousands of students at MIT, Apple CEO, Tim Cook praised the benefits of new devices and social media. But he also cautioned that the same technologies.
Jun 08, 2017
IIT-Bombay breaks into world's top 200 university rankings; IIT-Delhi emerges top Indian institutionDespite ceding its position over past two years, IISc is still rated the sixth best institution in the world
Jun 07, 2017
MIT engineers design drones capable of staying aloft for five daysA team of engineers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have come up with a new design for unpiloted aerial vehicles (UAVs) or drones that help them hover for longer durations.
Jun 03, 2017
Paris Climate Agreement: Four US states join alliance committed to upholding dealThe governors of four US states (including two Republicans) are joining a bipartisan coalition of states which shall work to meet the goals of the Paris Deal.
May 25, 2017
Mark Zuckerberg returns to Harvard as commencement speakerArray
May 23, 2017
MIT engineer develops wristband to detect changes in human emotionAn MIT engineer has developed a wristband which can detect changes in emotion, the brain as well as behavior, especially during epileptic seizures.